Televising a la Russe

Burnham, James
December 1977
National Review;12/9/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 48, p1415
The article describes the planning experience of the British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) to mark the sixtieth anniversary of the Russian Revolution as Russian Week in Moscow. However, due to the disagreement between the Soviet Union and BBC the project was dropped. An overview of the National Broadcasting Co. Inc. coverage of the 1980 Olympics in the Soviet Union is offered.


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